Pittsburgh Bae Ji-hwan (24) continued his three-game hitting streak.
On the 20th (Korean time), Bae Ji-hwan recorded 1 hit, 1 run, and 1 walk in 1 at bat in an away game against the Colorado Rockies in the 2023 Major League Baseball (MLB) held at Coors Field in Denver, Colorado, USA. Bae Ji-hwan’s batting average for the season was 0.241. 토토사이트
On this day, Bae Ji-hwan started as a substitute. However, in the 5th inning, leading 9-1, Brian Reynolds was sent off for protesting the referee’s decision to play the ball, and he went to the ground in defense.
And he got his first at-bat in the 7th inning. Facing Colorado pitcher Ty Blatch, Bae Ji-hwan hit the cutter on the 3rd pitch in the 2nd strike and got a hit. However, Bae Ji-hwan failed to score as all of his subsequent batters retreated to a bum hit.
Bae Ji-hwan, who was in his second at-bat with one out and first base in the ninth inning, walked against fielder Harold Castro, who was on the mound, and succeeded in getting on base both times. Bae Ji-hwan, who reached third base when the follow-up hitter doubled, scored when Cannon Smith-Nzigba grounded to first base.
Meanwhile, Pittsburgh won three straight games with a 14-3 victory over Colorado.
Pittsburgh, which scored 5 points from the beginning of the first inning, added 4 points in the 2nd inning, including Andrew McCutchen’s solo shot, and took the lead early.